Friday, 30 October 2015

Halloween Chocolate Orange Cupcakes


As Halloween is tomorrow I wanted to share with you guys one last treat idea. Do you like Terry's Chocolate Oranges? Because if you do like them (or any orange chocolate in general) you will love these cup cakes! This recipe of course can be used throughout the year, so if you enjoy it be sure to save it! 

Ingredients:


  • 100g butter
  • 100g caster sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 50g dark chocolate 
  • 1 tbsp cocoa powder
  • 2 tbsp orange juice 
  • 1 tsp orange zest
  • 125g self-raising flour 

For the decoration:

  • 100g butter
  • 350g icing sugar 
  • 1 tbsp orange flavouring (optional)
  • Orange food colouring 
  • Black food colouring 

Method:



  1. Preheat the oven to Gas mark 4/170C.
  2. Beat the sugar and butter until creamy, then add in the chocolate melted. Add the orange zest and juice with the cocoa powder afterwards.
  3. Beat in the eggsFold in the flour.
  4. Bake in the oven for 15-25 mins or until dark brown.
  5. While cakes are cooling, mix the butter and icing sugar. At this stage I separated the mixture into two - colouring and flavouring one lot orange and in the other half added the black food colouring. Next, put the mixture in a piping pipe with a star shaped nozzle. Done! 
Recipe credit to: Good Food - Mazzyb


Enjoy! If there are any other recipes you'd like for me to blog about, feel free to leave a comment :) 


With love,
Abi

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Tuesday, 27 October 2015

10 Halloween Treat Ideas


Halloween isn't far away! I've spent some time on Pinterest finding and pinning some really cool Halloween treat ideas. To check out my Pinterest CLICK HERE! I thought I'd share them with you guys as most of them are easy and simple to recreate quickly before the 31st. All credit for the posts and photos go to the creators, I'm just sharing them with you.

1) Dracula's Dentures


2) Witches Hats 


3) Haunted Cupcakes


4) Pumpkin Treats

 5) Cat Cup Cakes 

 
6) Witches Hat Cakes


7) Frankenstein Pops

 8) Mummified Cupcakes 


9) Creepy Crawly Cup Cakes 


10) Ghost Meringues


Happy Halloween!

With Love,
Abi
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Sunday, 25 October 2015

Autumn Lookbook 2015!


I can't believe it's been a year since I uploaded my 2014 Autumn Lookbook! I always enjoy filming these lookbook style vids, so I hope you guys enjoy watching them. A massive thank you to my Mumma Mason for being my camera woman - couldn't have done it without you.

If you would like to check out my other videos - I upload every Sunday - then the link it always in the bar at the top of the page.

Enjoy! 


Talk soon,
With Love,
Abi
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Thursday, 22 October 2015

Flannel Life OOTD



Hey! Today I have another OOTD to share with you guys. This look is a little more casual than the previous, but also one of my favourite outfits. Keep scrolling for more photos and prices! 




Flannel: H&M 
Necklace: Accessorise 
Ring: Dorothy Perkins 
Leather Jacket: Bank 
  


Boots: Marks & Spencer 



I hope you like this outfit! 
Talk soon

With Love,
Abi
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Thursday, 15 October 2015

Autumn Outfit - The Fluffy Gillet

                                       


Hey! 

I went shopping to Chichester with my mum last weekend and this is what I wore. The gillet is a new purchase of mine which I found in an individual boutique , it was the last one in my size and half price - EVEN BETTER! 

Keep scrolling for more details 





 Jumper: Zara 


Gillet: Individual boutique called Emma's - however Marks and Spencer sell one very similar! 


Skirt: New Look



Bracelet: Michael Kors 


Oops, I was testing some eye shadow paint pots on the back of my hand prior to taking these photos!

Watch: Marc Jacobs 


Ring: Top Shop 


 Bag: Accessorise 


Boots: Office 

There will be an autumn lookbook going up on my YouTube channel shortly so keep an eye out! You can also see my 2014 autumn lookbook over there. 


Talk soon! 

With Love,

Abi


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Tuesday, 13 October 2015

Autumn/Winter Room Decor



As the leaves get browner and the days become both colder and shorter, I like to change my bedroom as well as my wardrobe.

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BEFORE

During Spring/Summer I like to keep my room light and summery, therefore I opt for a cream/light blue/green colour scheme.


Bedding: Dunelm Mill 


Mustard pillow: Dunelm Mill 
Happy pillow: Next


Desk: Ikea 
Mirror: The Range 


AFTER 

As soon as Autumn/Winter hits I like to feel cosy and warm when I'm at home and in my room, therefore I like to change the colour scheme to reds and oranges.



Bedding: Dunelm Mill 


Red cushion: Dunelm Mill 
Reindeer cushion: ASDA 


Fluffy blanket: Dunelm Mill 


Candles: Ikea 
Lights: Ikea 



Lucky bamboo: Sainsburys 
Fake plant: Ikea 
Bike: An individual shop in Amsterdam 


Bowl: Next 



Wooden decoration: Garsons Garden Centre 






Fake plant: Sainsburys 
I hope you enjoyed this post!
With Love,
Abi

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